Since the main focus of a sport should beabout the athletes, coaches have many factorsin building a successful team.
To identifying particular characteristics(qualities and abilities) to be a good coach, below I have identified what a coach may berequired to fulfil. t Knowledge – Understanding of the fundamental skillsto advance tactics and strategies involvedin the game. The ability to share what they know and a sense for overcome weaknessand build on strengthen. t DevelopingAthlete’s Skills –Inspires and empowers an athlete or team to achieve their full potential. By critiqueplayer’s skills by using sports readiness attainment of motor skills, socialdevelopment, and cognitive aptitude. Coaches with specific objectives and goalsfocused on developing potential, and increasing performance”t CommunicationSkills – Set defines goals, gives feedback, inspire throughwords and actions, and adapts their communication style to tailor to the individualathletes to make sure that key message is communicated clearly. And an opendoor policy for a two way communication for both coach and player to learn fromone another.
t Motivations& Know the Athlete – Pay attentionto the player strengths, weakness, and the player’s emotions while participating,to be a mentor and or counsellor as well as coach. Inspire them to make themost of their performance and help them meet their personal potential. There are so many more qualities that Icould continue to list, but these four qualities Knowledge, DevelopingAthlete’s Skills, Communication Skills, Motivations & Knowthe Athlete are what I find to me most helpful to my success as an athlete. Istill have a lot to learn within the development of my basketball skills, I’vebeen called a late bloomer. A coach that promotes learning new things is very excitingand coupled with the four qualities I have listed above will help me workthrough problems in a relaxed way. Notonly… but also helping me with any self-esteem and confident issues to take meto the next level with in my game.